Deputy Commissioner Srinagar has booked “Hurriyat Conference (G) Vice Chairman” under Public Safety Act, officials said on Wednesday.

The order follows dossier prepared by Srinagar Police against the Vice Chairman Ghulam Ahmad Dar alias Gulzar son of Abdul Samad Dar of Kreeri Pattan Baramulla, at present Gungbugh Tangpora Batamloo, a top police officer told GNS.

“He has been detained under PSA vide No DMS/22/PSA/137 Dated 28.02.22 by Police Station Batamaloo and lodged in central jail Srinagar,” the officer said, adding, “He was giving derogatory and inciting statements to Radio Pakistan as member of Hurriyat and trying to disturb peace and tranquility in Srinagar city.” (GNS)